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Jeff Katz
December 10, 2019 - 3:56 pm
Nike is now offering a full coverage swimsuit complete with a hijab as part of its new Victory Swim Collection. The collection will be available online and at select retailers starting on February 1. READ MORE .
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October 01, 2019 - 2:43 pm
By EDDIE PELLS AP National Writer DOHA, Qatar (AP) — Alberto Salazar was so excited about a performance-enhancing supplement he was trying out on his runners, he sent an email to none other than Lance Armstrong. "Lance, call me asap!" Salazar wrote to the world's most famous cyclist, who himself...
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September 20, 2019 - 2:39 pm
By JIMMY GOLEN, AP Sports Writer Nike has cut ties with Antonio Brown, and New England Patriots coach Bill Belichick is through answering questions about his embattled receiver. A person familiar with the investigation process tells The Associated Press that the league has not summoned Brown to...
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Jeff Katz
July 15, 2019 - 3:39 pm
The Coalition of African American Pastors (CAAP) has called on Nike to cut ties with former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick after he raised "concerns" over the Betsy Ross shoes Nike had produced. The president of CAAP, Rev. William Owens, tweeted this on Friday: Colin Kaepernick’s views on America...
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Jeff Katz
July 08, 2019 - 4:26 pm
In the wake of Nike pulling its Betsy Ross flag shoes after Colin Kaepernick whined about them being "racist," an Air Force veteran has stepped forward and offered a shoe he designed to honor and benefit law enforcement officers. Ron Slagle, a veteran who is now a police officer in Iowa, spoke to "...
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Jeff Katz
July 03, 2019 - 4:50 pm
On Tuesday, Nike agreed to start pulling its special edition "Betsy Ross Flag" sneakers from stores after former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick told the company he and others feel the flag is a symbol of slavery and racism. However, it seems that while Nike was quick to pull the Ross flag shoes,...
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Jeff Katz
July 02, 2019 - 10:45 am
Just in time for Independence Day, Nike has pulled an American flag-themed shoe from circulation after former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick expressed concern to the company about selling apparel he says features a "slave-era emblem." Nike was planning to sell a patriotic version of its popular...
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March 25, 2019 - 3:45 pm
By BRIAN MELLEY and LARRY NEUMEISTER Associated Press LOS ANGELES (AP) — Michael Avenatti, the attorney best known for representing porn actress Stormy Daniels in lawsuits against President Donald Trump, was arrested Monday on charges that he tried to extort millions of dollars from Nike and...
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December 04, 2018 - 4:49 pm
By HOWARD FENDRICH , AP Pro Football Writer Eds: APNewsNow. Will be updated. With AP Photos. WASHINGTON (AP) — Washington Redskins coach Jay Gruden says the team "talked about and discussed" bringing in quarterback Colin Kaepernick for a tryout "but we will probably go in a different direction."...
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September 25, 2018 - 2:01 pm
By MAE ANDERSON , AP Business Writer NEW YORK (AP) — Nike caused an uproar earlier this month with its ad featuring former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick that debuted just as the football season was about to begin. But the shoe maker's stock is up and sales have been steady. The furor seems to...
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